Gerrit Jan S.

Summary

Experienced in seed company management and marketing in Africa.
Available for advisory assignments.

Experience

General Manager
Demeter Seed Malawi
Malawi
August-2017 - May-2019
Associate Director
Chromatin Sorghum Inc.
Netherlands
August-2015 - May-2017

Managing Chromatin sorghum marketing and market development in Europe

General Manager
Sorghum Solutions (Pty) Ltd
South Africa
November-2015 - May-2017

Managing sorghum seed company marketing in Africa

General Manager
Pannar Seed Europe
Netherlands
January-1995 - May-2015
General Manager
Pannar Seed (Pty) Ltd
Zimbabwe
September-1991 - January-1995

Producing and marketing field crop seeds in Zimbabwe and neighbouring countries

Export Manager
Pannar Seed (Pty) Ltd
South Africa
October-1983 - September-1991

Export marketinf field crop seeds to SA Customs Union countries as well as Southern and Eastern Africa

Education

M.Sc. Ag. Econ.
London
United Kingdom
August-1981 - May-1983